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Peppercorn Grille

553 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
+1 909-866-5405
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“clam chowder” (25 reviews)
“steak” (72 reviews)
“salad” (74 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
Italian, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
553 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great restaurant in the Village of Big Bear Lake - Came here for our Anniversary Dinner and we were not dissapointed. Went in that morining to make a reservation for that night Sunday evening, they were all booked already. But the staff said they...More

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Huge salads with quality and creativity. Wonderful fish selection and oh those sweet potato fries! Always a hit with us!

Thank Sherry M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome food and great service! Would recommend this restaurant to anyone looking for a great meal with a huge menu.

Thank madmax1981
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Peppercorn Grille is a pretty little spot with flavorful food. My husband and I had been hiking all day, and the salty comfort of the pasta, steak, and seafood dishes were just what our bodies craved. We shared the ahi tuna appetizer, which was delicious...More

2  Thank pntayl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For a change, we went for dinner at the Peppercorn Grille in Big Bear Lake in California. It is one of those restaurants where the waiters are all over you, which always makes me feel a bit jumpy and uncomfortable. It was an o.k. dinner,...More

Thank Peter T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most food in Big Bear Lake is kind of ordinary but high-priced. Not a good combo. Peppercorn Grille's food matches the price -- fresh ingredients, well-prepared and presented. We went for lunch -- chicken salad sandwich with a fresh salad on the side and apple-walnut...More

1  Thank RuNanS
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Peppercorn Grille for a late lunch on a rainy Saturday. I timed my visit perfectly as I only had to wait for a table for 10 minutes but 5 groups came in during that wait. I had the soup of the day,...More

Thank Dianeinla
Reviewed 5 October 2018

I was so looking forward to having dinner here during our stay in Big Bear Lake, and I was not disappointed at all!! We made reservations the day before while walking around the Village (smart move!); we were greeted and seated promptly. We opted to...More

1  Thank BadDiver
Reviewed 2 October 2018

My wife and I enjoy a great dinner in the village at this restaurant. Great environment. Good wine and good Italian food.

Thank Karlo V
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Peppercorn Grille is my families favorite spot! The food is creative, and always prepared to perfection. The menu has something for everyone and the patio on the main drag of Big Bear is the perfect place to people watch and enjoy a great meal.

Thank ljudd2018
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James Y
4 October 2016|
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Response from Gogs42 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have a wine list and from memory it was very good
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 553 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
    (Stone Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Bear Region  >  Big Bear Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 909-866-5405
  • E-mail
Come in and see why the Peppercorn Grille has become a local favorite. We offer the largest and most versatile menu in Big Bear. Choose from Certified Angus Beef, Seafood, Chicken, Pasta, Specialty Salads, Brick Oven Baked Pizza and more. All soups, bread and fabulous desserts are prepared fresh daily. Enjoy dining in our cozy intimate dining room or on our heated patio, street-side in 'The Village.' We offer an extensive wine list and cocktails. Come and experience the finest in dining Big Bear has to offer.
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